Mental health training

Gain valuable knowledge and skills with mental health training

With 1 in 5 people now likely to be experiencing some form of depression, the needs for mental health support have risen.
At Trust Links, we believe that together we can make a change to the lives of those struggling with their mental health. Keep reading to find out about our valuable mental health training for businesses and individuals.

With our training, you can gain knowledge in the following areas:

  • Greater awareness of our own mental health
  • Basic knowledge of a range of mental health related conditions
  • Understanding the way we and others think, feel and behave
  • Providing comfort to those in emotional need
  • Reducing stigma and discrimination associated with mental health
  • Understand stress and the development of resilience
  • Understanding vicarious stress and self care

mental health in workplace statistics. 1 in 5 take time off due to stress. Over half of UK employers want to support their staff with wellbeing, but feel they don't have the right training.


Training for businesses and local agencies

For businesses and organisations wishing to provide this course for their staff, the maximum number of delegates per course is 16, with an ideal group size being 8. If you require training for more than 16 people, please let us know and we will try to schedule your organisation in for additional training. We also require a minimum of 8 people per course.

If you would like to register your organisation for the one of the courses listed below, then please contact us by emailing beckieg@trustlinks.org. If you already know your available dates and times, please include this in the email, and we will work with you to find a suitable time.

Available Mental Health Training

Mental Health First Aid

£175 per delegate

(minimum of 8)

2 Day Course Mental Health First Aid training teaches attendees how to spot the signs and symptoms of mental illness, how best to support someone experiencing poor mental health or crisis, and where to signpost them for further help.
Suicide First Aid

£150 per delegate

(minimum of 8)

1 Day Course The programme teaches and practices the skills and knowledge needed to identify someone who may be thinking about suicide and competently intervene to help create suicide-safety as a first aid approach.
Mental Health Awareness
£30 per delegate(minimum 8)
2 Hours Improve your awareness of mental health and develop skills to support others more effectively.
The training will help you recognise some of the signs and symptoms of common mental health problems. It also explores methods and tools for managing mental health and supporting others who may be experiencing mental health issues.
Managing Mental Wellbeing in the Workplace

£30 per delegate

(minimum 8)

2 hours Provides managers and leaders with an understanding of common mental health illnesses and teaches how to support team members and enhance personal wellbeing.

 “It gave me the reassurance of how to deal with difficult situations. It also made me think about things and realise you’ve got to listen.” – Anne, Southend In Sight Volunteer